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    “You are lost and gone forever, oh my darling, Clementine...” If you aren’t familiar with these lyrics, they were made popular through a traditional American folk song about a gold miner’s daughter. Today we aren’t talking about gold mining, but rather about mining dōTERRA Clementine essential...
    Think about that friend in your circle who faithfully exerts a positive influence on everyone around them. This person is fresh and encouraging. Do you have their face in mind? From this moment forward, you may forever associate that friend with Roman Chamomile! Here’s why: this flower, though...
    As you get to know the most kitchen-compatible dōTERRA essential oils, you’ll enjoy extending their health-boosting benefits into your culinary adventures. Today we’ll look at two simple and familiar recipes that can turn a standard meal into a romantic dinner out at the best Mediterranean place...
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    Today we think of Rosemary in the form of a tender bunch of sprigs, sitting ready in a planter or spice jar to garnish a savory meal. This fragrant member of the mint family of herbs is related to basil, sage, oregano, and marjoram, each of which is naturally associated with the kitchen. But this...
    Depending on where you’re from, you’ll pronounce the name of this essential oil “ka-shee-uh” (with American flair) or “ka-see-uh” (with British refinement). Cassia has the ability to transform any blend into the heartwarming and inviting variety; and its smooth, woody scent will probably seem...
    A new school year is starting, which means the annual kickoff of myriad fall activities and programs, from sports to music and beyond. For some of us, this transition will lead to more time on the road than was undertaken during the long, lazy days of summer! Let’s discuss some easy ways to make...
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    Ever wish you could bottle up determination and stability? Meet the cedar tree, respected from antiquity. It’s mentioned several times in the Bible, and its history is as rich as its woody aroma. In fact, one of the very first essential oils extracted from nature may have been from the cedar of...
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    Rose. The classic name, color, and scent are enough to conjure up pleasant images of romance, aren’t they? This well-known fragrance is beloved around the world for its sweetness, so let’s learn about the specific ways dōTERRA has made this beautiful flower available for our enjoyment! First, a...
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    Let’s stick our noses into a beautiful bouquet today. This delicate bunch includes Clary Sage, Geranium, Lavender, Helichrysum, Roman Chamomile, and Ylang Ylang: the floral oils! I’m not sure about you, but for me, learning how to pronounce the name of an oil is the first step in learning how to...
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    Envision a luscious, juicy lime wedge adorning your favorite refreshing drink. While it certainly provides the perfect finishing touch for flavor and presentation, this little green fruit is way more than just a garnish! Lime essential oil, which dōTERRA sources from Brazil and Peru, is derived...
    There are moments in life that take you back to the basics. That’s exactly how it is with dōTERRA Peppermint, a longtime best seller and staple for essential oil users everywhere. Sourced in the USA, it’s available in both the original 15 mL bottle and the conveniently diluted Peppermint Touch...
    As promised, this month’s do-it-yourself dōTERRA inspiration includes a homemade deodorant recipe starring none other than Thyme! But before we go there, let’s head outside to create a whimsical and functional Summer Luminary. It’s the perfect table addition for your next barbecue! In a glass...
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    You can thank the silent “h” for this play on words, made possible only by the inexplicable ways of the English language. Regardless of how we pronounce it, it’s high time we learn about dōTERRA Thyme! You can learn a lot about someone by meeting their friends, so let’s meet a good friend of...
    Quiz question: which dōTERRA essential oil has applications ranging from your general attitude and overall health to your morning breakfast routine? If you guessed a cold-pressed citrus oil, you’re on the right track: sourced from the Dominican Republic, it’s Wild Orange! With an uplifting...
    Mothers are known the world over as women of many skills. Even so, there is one elusive ability that commonly escapes them: the skill of self-care. That’s where the rest of us come in! As we take some extra time this month to honor the special role mothers play in the lives of their children, let...
    You’re surrounded by a fresh, woody aroma that conjures up images of towering trees in a romantic forest. Are you delightfully lost among wild evergreens, or did you just twist open a bottle of dōTERRA Cypress? The power of aromatics to transport us to magical places is perfectly demonstrated...
    April 30, 2019 · Essential Oils
    Sourced from Madagascar and coming straight to your dōTERRA collection, it’s Ginger to the rescue! The ginger plant has a long history of uses in traditional health practices, and it continues to be trusted today for its soothing properties. Earthy and warming, dōTERRA Ginger essential oil is...
    April 20, 2019 · Essential Oils
    You were born with natural beauty. Let dōTERRA enhance it naturally with these fun and scent-sational beauty aids you can mix up yourself! People have used essential oils on hair and skin for centuries due to their soothing and purifying characteristics. Read on to find out which of these two...
    April 9, 2019 · Essential Oils
    The Three Musketeers, Powerpuff Girls, Charlie’s Angels, and many other trios in history have taught us that power often comes packaged in groups of three.  In dōTERRA speak, LLP is code for a supercharged trio of essential oils ready to come to the rescue when seasonal threats are at their peak....
    March 29, 2019 · Essential Oils
    It’s time to get to know a popular essential oil that comes from a recognizable and refreshing yellow citrus fruit. Lemon (not to be confused with Lemongrass, which has a different source) is dōTERRA’s top-selling essential oil! As we will see, this oil’s popularity has been well earned. A...
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